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Shooting Stars 2014

Here are details of our 2014 Shooting Stars Cover Kids Contest, coming to Plaza El Segundo Oct. 11 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Don't miss out! Sign up today for VIP gift bags and priority access! … Read Article

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Best of 2014 Reader Favorites Nominations

Ready to nominate your favorites? Send in your picks by August 1, then watch our Facebook page for the final round of voting. We will publish the winners in our December issue! … Read Article

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Kids’ Summer Camp Contest

Hey campers! Here is your chance to be featured on LAParent.com and qualify to win tickets to the Aquarium of the Pacific. In a few sentences, tell us about your most memorable summer camp experience and upload a cool photo of yourself at camp or on your way there. Tell your friends and family to vote for your entry! The three campers with the most votes will each receive a family four-pack of … Read Article

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International Plates for Picky Palates

My child, once a baby who gummed anything I put in front of him, has become a quintessential picky toddler. Every suggestion is met with a cheerful, but firm, “No,” and I’ve watched his culinary world narrow into a rotating Lazy Susan of hot dogs, chicken fingers and fish sticks. This is something I swore I would never allow. Experts say to keep presenting toddlers with new foods, and not to … Read Article